In our first segment, Bruce Ford, SVP, Lodging Econometrics shares the latest stats regarding the new hotel construction pipeline. We learn which markets are hot, which ones are way too hot, and lots more.

Then Hannes Spanring, CEO, and, Ben Cary, SVP, Development USA with MEININGER Hotels share the 20 year old history of this hotel/hostel hybrid, how the brand has suddenly found itself in the middle of major hotel industry trend, and the company’s North American expansion strategy.

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